- September 24, 2014
Partnership with MIRAPRO Co., Ltd
On September 24, 2014, we entered a cooperative partnership with MIRAPRO Co., Ltd.
This time, deepened cooperation with MIRAPRO Co., Ltd. as a partner company, and we signed a manifest written oath for the better making of product & improvement of more customer satisfaction.
We each bring all wisdom, courage and passion that each other owns to realize the result more than customer needs. I promise that I do my best that we cooperate and create it.
- September 4, 2014
We are now official sponsor of the "The Heinrich Rohrer Medal".
It is our great pleasure to announce the winners of the first awarding of The Heinrich Rohrer Medal, an international prize in the field of nanoscience and nanotechnology based on surface science. The award ceremony will be held on November 5th, 2014 at ISSS-7 in Matsue City, Japan. The winners will deliver the award lectures there.
- June 19, 2012
Our staff will hold a lecture entitled "Dealing with Difficult Vacuum Technology" at the July edition of the Regular Research Meeting of the Vacuum Society of Japan.
Our employees gave a presentation at the research meeting "Vacuum science and technology supported by the next generation of young scientists" held on July 13, 2012 (Fri), hosted by The Vacuum Society of Japan.
Vacuum Society of Japan : http://www.vacuum-jp.org/
- May 29, 2012
Partnership with ITL Vacuum Components
As of 29/5/2012 our company has agreed upon establishing a collaborative partnership with the British company ITL Vacuum Components.
- April 16, 2012
Partnership with SVT Associates
Our company agreed to enter into partnership with SVT Associates, Inc of the United States on April 16, 2012.
- April 11, 2012
Partnership with UHV Design
On April 11, 2012, we entered a cooperative partnership with UHV Design from the UK.
- January 16, 2012
This campaign has ended.
- November 11, 2011
An article about us was published in the Nikkei Business Daily. (Nikkei Sangyo Shimbun)
The Nikkei Business Daily has published an article, entitled "Reporting from Ota Ward in Tokyo, a site of thriving manufacturing enterprises".［PDF 615KB <Japanese>］
- September 28, 2011
An article about our rotary joint for superconductivity motors was featured in Nikkei Business Daily.
An article written by us in collaboration with Professor Mitsuru Izumi of Tokyo University of Marine Science and Technology was published in Nikkei Business Daily.［PDF 1,906KB <Japanese>］
- August, 2011
An article about us was published in Chusho Kigyo no Megane ("The Small Business Insight").
An article about us was featured in an issue of Chusho Kigyo ("The small business insight", Kakehashi Sky Solutions).［PDF 2,038KB <Japanese>］
- April 6, 2011
Partnership with Quantum Design Japan
On April 6, 2011, we entered a cooperative partnership with Quantum Design Japan.
- April 1, 2011
Opening of Vacuum Lab
We have constructed a vacuum lab on the second floor of our head office in order to perform validation tests of shipping products, and to function as a form of quality control and test facility for products developed by our company.
We do not simply perform test according to customers' demands. Customers have the option of being present during the testing as well.
- Thin film device (organic material / metal material)
- Multipurpose vacuum chambers (heating / cooling etc.)
- System electron energy analyzer (CMA)
- Electrolytic ion microscope (FIM)
- He Leak Detector
- Mass spectrometer (Q-Mass)
- Ultra-high vacuum exhaust unit
- March 16, 2011
About the effects of the Great East Japan Earthquake
We express our sympathies to all those affected by the Great East Japan Earthquake, and pray for a speedy recovery.
Below we will explain how this tragedy has affected our company.
Fortunately, there was no damage to our company, and we are able to carry out operations mainly as usual. However, due to complications with traffic in the Tokyo region, there have been delays in deliveries of goods to and from the company.
This means it is difficult to give an estimated delivery date of goods. We kindly ask for your understanding.
Please contact us at email@example.com if you have any questions.
Due to the effects of rolling blackouts or heavily trafficked phone lines, we might not be able to assist you immediately. Even so, we will strive to serve you as soon as possible.
We apologize for any inconveniences caused by these circumstances, but ask for your understanding.
Kitano Seiki Co., Ltd.
Representative Director Masahiro Kitano
- December 17, 2010
- November 4, 2010
We signed a cooperation contract with Tokyo Electronics Co., Ltd.
Our company has recently entered a store sales cooperation agreement with Tokyo Electronics Co., Ltd. in the field of vacuum gauges.
Tokyo Electronics Co., Ltd. : http://www.toel.co.jp/
- October 6, 2010
2012 Job Hunting Awards: We were chosen as a "promising company and an attractive workplace for newly grads".
Job Hunting Awards 2012 : http://shukatsu-award.com/
(Management company Inforance Co., Ltd.)
- September 1, 2010
Our company was featured in Japan Finance Corporation's "JFC SME VOL.5".
We were introduced in the Japan Finance Corporation's "JFC SME VOL.5"'s special feature "New development of small to medium domestic enterprises".
Maintaining and developing the shrinking SME manufacture industry.
From their underground factory in Ota Ward and out to the World, Kitano Seiki uses crucial networking for the growth of the SME industry.
- June 4, 2010
Our "World's first laboratory calendar" received a price.
Our product "The world's first laboratory calendar" won a prize at the Japan Industrial Advertising Association's 31st "BtoB Advertising Awards Japan 2010".
Japan Industrial Advertising Association 31st "BtoB Advertising Awards Japan 2010"
Special Award section of the calendar［PDF 347KB <Japanese>］
Sponsored by the Nikkan Kogyo Shimbun, Ltd., Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry and the Japan Industrial Advertising Association (Inc.)
"The world's first laboratory calendar for 2010-2011!"
- May 19, 2010
Supporting the Association of The Institute of Cryogenic Engineering
We have become supporting members of The Institute of Cryogenic Engineering.
Institute of Cryogenic Engineering's website：http://www.csj.or.jp/
- October 28, 2009
Surface Science Society of Japan We received a letter of appreciation from president Kunio Takayanagi for our 30th anniversary.
- May 1, 2009
Supporting VUV・SX Users' Organization
We became supporting members of the VUV・SX Users' Organization.
VUV・SX Users' Organization's homepage：
- April 22, 2009
An article entitled "Development of rotary joint for superconducting electric motor" was published in the Nikkan Kogyo Shimbun.
An article entitled "Development of rotary joint for superconducting electric motor" was published in the Nikkan Kogyo Shimbun. (Nikkan Kogyo Shimbun 2009/4/22)［PDF 360KB <Japanese>］
- October 10, 2008
The results of industry-academic joint research will be announced.
On October 10 (Fri), "Study on high temperature superconducting synchronous motor for propulsion power" will be announced at the Japan Railway Construction,Transport and Technology Agenc (JRTT) conference.
"Fundamental research presentation" (railway transportation system)［PDF 1.1MB <Japanese>］
- October 1, 2008
Award: "An artist of vacuum"
On September 9, our late president Seijo Kitano was honored as "an artist of vacuum" during the 50th anniversary ceremony of the Japanese Vacuum Society, at the National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation.
- August 21, 2008
Thank you for your attendance
We would like to extend our highest gratitude to those of you who took time to attend our late president's funeral service.
On that day, some tasks may have been neglected or delayed. We ask for your understanding.
We ask for everyone's continued kindness.
Funeral chairman Masahiro Kitano
- July 30, 2008
News of the death of our Chairman
It is with great sorrow we inform you that our president Seijo Kitano passed away while under medical care, at 17:25 on July 24. We extend our gratitude for your kindness in this difficult time.
- April 22, 2008
An article entitled "High-temperature propulsion motor" was published in Kotsu Shimbun.
An article entitled "High-temperature propulsion motor" was published in Kotsu Shimbun. (Kotsu Shimbun 2008/4/22)［PDF 236KB <Japanese>］
- April 21, 2008
An article entitled "High-temperature propulsion motor" was published in Minato Shimbun.
An article entitled "The world's first superconducting electric motor" was published in Minato Shimbun. (2008/4/21 Minato Shimbun)［PDF 1.4MB <Japanese>］
- May 30, 2007
An article about our laser microscope article has been published in the Nikkei Business Daily.
An article about our laser microscope (collaboration with Associate Professor Yuji Matsumoto, Tokyo Institute of Technology) has been published in the Nikkei Business Daily. (Nikkei Sangyo Shimbun 2007/5/30)［PDF 228KB <Japanese>］
- May 10, 2007
An article about our organic EL device was published in the Nihon Keizai Shimbun.
In collaboration with the Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, we have developed a manufacturing technology that allows for the life span of organic EL elements to extend by almost five times. (Nihon Keizai Shimbun Hokuriku Finance 2007/5/3)［PDF 228KB <Japanese>］
- April 19, 2007
An article about our organic EL device was published in the Nikkei Business Daily.
We have succeeded in stretching the life span of organic EL components by five times to 29000 hours as part of our joint research with the Advanced Institute of Science and Technology. Nikkei Sangyo Shimbun 2007/4/19)［PDF 1.4MB <Japanese>］
- February 16, 2007
Kitano Seiki started a joint research on "Development of micro atmospheric pressure plasma processing equipment for the core technology for large electronic devices" together with Saitama University and Science and Technology Agency.
- January 18, 2007
We had a lecture on the theme of "the possibilities and future prospects of organic electronic devices creating ultra-high vacuum environments" at the Vacuum Society of Japan.
- November 15, 2006
The following four of our employees received a "letter of appreciation of long-time service" from the headman of Ota Ward, Mr. Yoshio Nishino.
- November 12, 2006
We held "The 4th KITANO'S CUP futsal tournament.
- July 16, 2006
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science We received a letter of appreciation from chairperson Morita Seizo of The 167th Meeting on Nanotechnology.
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